Tag: writing

Feb 18, 2021

Umberto Eco Looking for a Book in His Massive Library

Umberto Eco Looking for a Book in His Massive Library

He has over 30,000 books in his personal library

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Jul 1, 2020

Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing” Screenplay, Handwritten in March of 1988

Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing” Screenplay, Handwritten in March of 1988

He wrote the entire 173-page first draft in only 2 weeks

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Oct 17, 2019

An Impressionist Recites a Poem in 20 Celebrity Voices While Being Deepfaked

An Impressionist Recites a Poem in 20 Celebrity Voices While Being Deepfaked

Has technology gone too far?

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Sep 3, 2019

Kurzgesagt Animated Andy Weir’s Story ‘The Egg’ and It’s Beautiful

Kurzgesagt Animated Andy Weir’s Story ‘The Egg’ and It’s Beautiful

A video 2 years in the making, it’s Kurzgesagt’s most philosophical yet.

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May 15, 2019

A 1998 Interview With George RR Martin On His ‘Epic New Fantasy Series’

A 1998 Interview With George RR Martin On His ‘Epic New Fantasy Series’

Wearing a “Winter is Coming” shirt before it was cool

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May 6, 2019

Why the World’s Best Mathematicians are Hoarding Chalk

Why the World’s Best Mathematicians are Hoarding Chalk

Of course it’s from Japan

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Aug 10, 2018

The New York Public Library’s Collection of Weird and Wonderful Objects

The New York Public Library’s Collection of Weird and Wonderful Objects

A lock of Walt Whitman’s hair, Jack Kerouac’s boots, and Virginia Woolf’s cane are just a few of the items

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Jul 9, 2018

The Importance of Sentence Length in Writing

The Importance of Sentence Length in Writing

An excerpt from Gary Provost’s 1985 book, “100 ways to improve your writing”

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Jun 7, 2018

This Artist Keeps the Most Beautiful Sketchbooks I Have Ever Seen

This Artist Keeps the Most Beautiful Sketchbooks I Have Ever Seen

José Naranja keeps a diary, sketchbook and scrapbook all in one place and it’s beautiful

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Apr 24, 2018

‘Minimum’, Ink on Paper, 2015

Artwork by kyoflow16 on reddit

A little penmanship fun by reddit user kyoflow16

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